Ask at the forum if you have an Ancient or Modern Greek query!

votive

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

woodhouse 957.jpg

adj.

P. and V. εὐκταῖος (Plat., also Ar.).

Votive offering, P. and V. ἀνάθημα, τό, V. εὐκταῖα, τά.

Dedicate (as a votive offering), v.: P. and V. ἀνατιθέναι (acc.).

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

vōtīvē, adv., conformément à un vœu : Ennod. Ep. 1, 5.